Breast Cancer and Preventive Mastectomy
WebMD explains the risks and benefits of preventive mastectomy -- the removal of one or both breasts to avoid developing breast cancer.
Breast Cancer and the Normal Breast
A look at the anatomy of a normal breast.
Breast Cancer and Mammograms
WebMD explains how mammograms are performed and why they're important in detecting breast cancer.
Breast Cancer and the Sentinel Node Biopsy
A sentinel lymph node is the first lymph node or nodes to which cancer cells are most likely to spread. WebMD explains how sentinel node biopsy helps treat breast cancer.
Breast Cancer and Mammogram Results
WebMD explains how mammograms are used to detect breast cancer and other breast abnormalities.
Breast Cancer and the Breast Biopsy
WebMD provides an overview of various methods of breast biopsy used to detect breast cancer.
Breast Cancer and Pregnancy
WebMD explains how breast cancer affects pregnancy, including treatment and prognosis.
Breast Cancer and Breast Ultrasound
WebMD looks at the use of breast ultrasound in detecting and treating breast cancer.
Breast Cancer and Breast Reconstruction
Should you have breast reconstruction following breast cancer surgery? WebMD explains the options.
Breast Cancer and Chemotherapy
Chemotherapy is often used to treat breast cancer. WebMD explains the various forms of chemotherapy and how they affect the menstrual cycle and fertility.